Summary: This is the first edition of the IT Confidence Conference – The International Conference on IT Data Collection, Analysis & Benchmarking – hosted by ISBSG – The International Software Benchmarking Standards Group. Please visit the IT Confidence website for more information.
Date: October 3, 2013
Venue: FIRJAN – Av. Graça Aranha, 1 – Centro – Rio de Janeiro – CEP 20030-002
Steve Woodward. Steven Woodward is CEO of Cloud Perspectives, located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada and was elected to the International Function Point Users Group Board of Directors in 2010 as director of conferences and education. He is a member of the National Institute of Standards for Technology (NIST) cloud computing reference architecture working group (under the US Department of Commerce) and co-leads the Cloud Metrics sub-group. He is an International Telecommunication Union (ITU) expert in conjunction with the United Nations helping define and align cloud computing telecommunication models. He is one of the subject leads at the Cloud Standards Customer Council with the Object Management Group (OMG) and is an associate with the TM Forum where he is helping define Cloud Metrics in conjunction with IFPUG participants.
Dan Galorath. Dan Galorath is the President and CEO of Galorath Incorporated and the chief architect of SEER-SEM, an algorithmic project management software application. He is a recognized expert in the fields of software estimation and sizing and the author of Software Sizing, Estimation, and Risk Management. Galorath received a lifetime achievement award in 2009 from the Society of Cost Estimating and Analysis. The award honored his contributions toward the advancement of parametric modeling of cost, schedule, risk and reliability for software development and maintenance, hardware development, production, reducing the costs of parts and assembly, and IT projects and operations infrastructure and services.
Language: There will be live translation from Portuguese to English and vice-versa.
Program (may change):
|08:30||00:30||09:00||The Right Data at the Right Time – Using the ISBSG Data Portal|
|10:00||00:40||10:40||Software Rates vc Cost per FP: A Cost Analysis of 10,000 SW Projects from 8 Large Clients|
|Dácil Castelo and Raphael de La Fuente|
|10:55||00:40||11:35||Software Estimation – The Next Level|
|11:35||00:40||12:15||Using Benchmarks to Accelerate Process Improvement|
|14:30||00:40||15:10||KPIs Used in a 6,000 Function Point Program|
|15:10||00:40||15:50||App Lifecycle Management and Process Monitoring through an Integrated Low-Cost Solution|
|Daniele Gagliardi, Sergio Oltolina and Gabriele Luffatti|
|16:20||00:40||17:00||Analysis of ISBSG R12 Data for Understanding Testing Efforts|
|Alain Abran and K R Jayakumar|
|17:00||00:40||17:40||Lessons Learned from the ISBSG Database|
|17:40||00:40||18:20||Are We Really That Bad? A Look at Software Estimation Accuracy|
Prices for ISBSG Members:
US$ 450 for payment by 8/31/2013, US$ 550 for payment after 8/31/2013
Prices for Non-Members:
US$ 550 for payment by 8/31/2013, US$ 650 for payment after 8/31/2013
Additional 10% Discount
If you register for two or more of the following events at the same time you will get an additional 10% discount based on your total fee: SNAP Workshop, ISMA 8 (“ISMA Rio”), and IT Confidence.
This page will be periodically updated until the event date. The information herein may be changed at any time. In case of changes, the rights of registered attendees will always be fully respected.
In the case of cancellation by the attendee, or for any reason out of our control (e.g., instructor no-show), the event organizers will reimburse you the full amount paid, there being no other compensation beyond that. Registering for these events implies you fully agree with these conditions.
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